The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows PowerShell
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 47 83 88
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +5
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 44 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.15% 0.89% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 2.04% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 9
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £41,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
638 540 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 60.25% 43.51% 49.12%
Number of salaries quoted 408 386 473
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing PowerShell as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 41 (63.08%) Windows
2 26 (40.00%) Finance
3 25 (38.46%) VMware
3 25 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 23 (35.38%) C#
4 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
5 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
6 20 (30.77%) Python
7 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
7 17 (26.15%) Firewall
8 16 (24.62%) IIS
8 16 (24.62%) Java
8 16 (24.62%) Linux
9 15 (23.08%) SAN
10 14 (21.54%) Cisco
10 14 (21.54%) SQL
10 14 (21.54%) DevOps
11 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (20.00%) Puppet
12 12 (18.46%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (18.46%) ITIL
13 11 (16.92%) DNS
14 10 (15.38%) Configuration Management
14 10 (15.38%) Bash Shell
15 9 (13.85%) NAS
15 9 (13.85%) Degree
15 9 (13.85%) Banking
15 9 (13.85%) Citrix
16 8 (12.31%) MySQL
16 8 (12.31%) MS Excel

PowerShell
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (24.62%) IIS
2 7 (10.77%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.15%) Apache
5 3 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.08%) Confluence
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.15%) IaaS
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.08%) G Suite
3 2 (3.08%) Office 365
4 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.15%) Firewall
2 15 (23.08%) SAN
3 11 (16.92%) DNS
4 9 (13.85%) NAS
5 7 (10.77%) DHCP
5 7 (10.77%) WAN
6 6 (9.23%) iSCSI
6 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.62%) LAN
7 3 (4.62%) Network Security
8 2 (3.08%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (3.08%) SSH
9 1 (1.54%) SSL
9 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) MySQL
3 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.15%) Subversion
3 2 (3.08%) JIRA
3 2 (3.08%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.54%) git-flow
General
1 26 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Games
4 2 (3.08%) Law
4 2 (3.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (12.31%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (12.31%) Test Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Administrator
3 6 (9.23%) Analyst
3 6 (9.23%) Senior Test Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.62%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Citrix Administrator
6 3 (4.62%) Engineering Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) .NET
2 4 (6.15%) LAMP
2 4 (6.15%) Web Services
3 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.08%) Replication
3 2 (3.08%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.54%) Blog
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.54%) EPoS
4 1 (1.54%) Informatics
4 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (63.08%) Windows
2 25 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 16 (24.62%) Linux
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.15%) Ubuntu
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.62%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) DevOps
2 12 (18.46%) ITIL
3 10 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 8 (12.31%) Disruptive Innovation
4 8 (12.31%) Information Security
5 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.69%) Open Source
6 5 (7.69%) SDLC
6 5 (7.69%) SOA
6 5 (7.69%) Time Management
7 4 (6.15%) Capacity Management
7 4 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.15%) Software Testing
8 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) C#
2 20 (30.77%) Python
3 16 (24.62%) Java
4 14 (21.54%) SQL
5 10 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 7 (10.77%) VBScript
7 4 (6.15%) Ruby
8 2 (3.08%) Bourne shell
8 2 (3.08%) C++
8 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.08%) Korn
8 2 (3.08%) Perl
8 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) ISEB
3 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.62%) HND
4 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.62%) MCSE
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.08%) CCNA
5 2 (3.08%) NCDA
5 2 (3.08%) NCIE
5 2 (3.08%) VCAP
5 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) COBIT
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (32.31%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 4 (6.15%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (4.62%) MetaFrame
5 3 (4.62%) vSphere
5 3 (4.62%) XenApp
6 2 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.08%) NDS
6 2 (3.08%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 2 (3.08%) NFS
6 2 (3.08%) Samba
6 2 (3.08%) vCloud
6 2 (3.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (20.00%) Puppet
2 12 (18.46%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (9.23%) Nagios
3 6 (9.23%) SCCM
4 3 (4.62%) Ansible
4 3 (4.62%) Check_MK
5 2 (3.08%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 2 (3.08%) vRealize
6 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) VMware
2 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.54%) Cisco
4 9 (13.85%) Citrix
5 6 (9.23%) EMC
5 6 (9.23%) F5
5 6 (9.23%) HP
6 5 (7.69%) Sophos
7 4 (6.15%) Brocade
7 4 (6.15%) Percona
7 4 (6.15%) Perforce
7 4 (6.15%) Riverbed
8 3 (4.62%) Meraki
8 3 (4.62%) Oracle
8 3 (4.62%) Palo Alto
8 3 (4.62%) Splunk
9 2 (3.08%) Dell
9 2 (3.08%) NetApp
9 2 (3.08%) NetIQ
9 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
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